|'About Attentional Forms'|
[+] The Inaugural Lecture of the Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism 2011-2012 Speaker Series, Wednesday September 21 2011: Bernard Stiegler, 'About Attentional Forms' (7:OO pm, Conron Hall, 224 University College, University of Western Ontario, London Ontario Canada). Apologies for the echo at the beginning (during the intro) and for the generally poor sound-quality -- Conron Hall turned out to be a veritable audiophage! [+] http://uwo.ca/theory/News/Stiegler%20poster.jpg http://www.arch...
Keywords: Bernard Stiegler; About Attentional Forms; Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism; 2011-2012 Speaker Series
|McKenzie Wark's Minimum of Serious Seduction|
[+] The UWO Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism 2011-2012 Speaker Series, Seventh Session, Friday February 17 -- McKenzie Wark, 'A Minimum of Serious Seduction: The Legend of the Situationist International' (and yes, Ken was in a squeaky chair: this became a kind of improvized accompaniment, the Furniture Version of Ubu's Allen Ravenstine -- UBU@UWO). [+] http://uwo.ca/theory/News/Wark%20poster.pdf http://www.archive.org/details/MckenzieWarksMinimumOfSeriousSeduction http://archive.org/de...
Keywords: Theory; Praxis; Situationist International; Guy Debord; Raoul Vaneigem; Constant Nieuwenhuys; Alexander Trocchi; Asger Jorn; Ralph Rumney; May 1968; February 2012; McKenzie Wark; Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism
|Katherine Hayles -- Materialist Entanglements|
[+] The UWO Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism 2011-2012 Speaker-Series presents: N. Katherine Hayles, "Material Entanglements: Jonathan Safran Foer's 'Tree of Codes' and the Aesthetic of Bookishness" (uwo.ca/theory/News/Hayles%20poster.pdf) [+] http://uwo.ca/theory/News/Hayles%20poster.pdf http://www.archive.org/details/KatherineHayles--MaterialistEntanglements http://www.archive.org/details/JunkBeauty64PropositionsOnJunkAesthetics http://www.archive.org/details/MckenzieWarksMinimumOfSe...
Keywords: N. Katherine Hayles; the Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism 2011-2012 Speaker-Series at the University of Western Ontario; Jonathan Safran Foer; Franz Kafka; Bruno Schulz; Jorge-Luis Borges; Cut-Outs/Cut-Ins/Cut-Ups; the Digital Humanities; Interdisciplinary Media Theory; Materiality and Materialism; Histories of the Book; Print Culture and Digital Culture
|Jussi Parikka -- Media Archaeology|
[+] The Centre for the Study of Theory & Criticism (CSTC) and Faculty of Information & Media Studies (FIMS) @ Western (UWO) present the final 2011-2012 Speaker-Series/Mediations Session: Jussi Parikka,"How Many Media Archaeologies?" (http://uwo.ca/theory/News/Parikka%20poster.pdf) [post-lecture Q&A list at http://tiny.cc/Parikka_QandA]. [+] http://uwo.ca/theory/News/Parikka%20poster.pdf http://archive.org/details/JussiParikka--MediaArchaeology http://archive.org/details/KatherineHayles--Material...
Keywords: Jussi Parikka; Siegfried Zielinski; Wolfgang Ernst; Wolfgang Hagen; Walter Benjamin; Bernhard Siegert; Bernard Stiegler; Katherine Hayles; Jennifer Gabrys; Lisa Gitelman; Niklas Luhmann; Mieke Bal; Thomas Macho; Friedrich Kittler; Friedrich Nietzsche; Michel Foucault; Michel Serres; Gilles Deleuze; Paul Virilio; Bruno Latour; Reza Negarestani; Manuel DeLanda; Matthew Kirschenbaum; German Media Theory; Cultural Techniques; Digital Humanities; Media Archaeology; Media Ontology; Media Epistemology; Deep Time of the Media; Geo-trauma; Geology; Topology; Topography; Archaeology; Archives; Archival Logic; Card-Indexes (http://www.culturemachine.net/index.php/cm/article/view/373/390); The Index; The Search-Engine; The Analogue and the Digital; Mnemotechnics; Materialism; Materiality; Object-Oriented Ontology; Speculative Realism; Faculty of Information and Media Studies; Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism 2011-2012 Speaker-Series at Western (UWO); London ON